Scott Morrison Shares Importance Of Turning Waste Into Asphalt, Recycled Plastic Benches and More

On the 3rd of August, Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited the Downer site to discuss the recycling of plastics into asphalt for roads. In his statement, Scott Morrison explained the importance of turning waste into asphalt, plastic benches or energy. Find the full transcript here: https://www.pm.gov.au/media/doorstop-downer-rosehill-processing-facility   "For every 10,000 ton of materials that we [...]

Renmark Paringa Council CEO Shows Replas Installed Recycled Plastic Products Around Town

At the 2019 LGA Roads and Works Conference in South Australia, Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, met with Tony Siviour, CEO of Renmark Paringa Council. Tony took Mark around the town to show him all of the recycled plastic products that have implemented in the councils district. "We're here at the Roads and [...]

Fairbairn Park Ramps Up Recycled Plastic Decking With New Swale Bridge Install

Replas Pro SR Engineering recently installed a recycled plastic decking swale bridge for Moonee Valley City Council in Victoria. The Enduroplank™ structure, with composite fibre and recycled plastic profile kick rails, gives visitors of Fairbairn Park a less muddy route from the car park to the field to the multi purpose pavilion. Recycled plastic Enduroplank™ [...]

Frankston Foreshore Have Fit For Purpose Premier Settings For Beach Goers

Premier Settings from Replas line the entrance park on the Frankston Foreshore in Frankston, VIC. The recycled plastic Premier Settings provide a perfect spot for visitors of Frankston Beach to rest, have lunch or to enjoy the weather without being right on the beach. The clever design of the bench and table supports offer greater [...]

Bollard Fencing Surrounds North Narrabeen Reserve in Northern Beach Council NSW

Installed over 3 years ago, recycled plastic bollard fencing stands strong with no deterioration at North Narrabeen Reserve in the Northern Beaches Council in New South Wales. 330 Brolga bollards were installed by Replas Pro Larmans (Land and Road Management Services). The installer and Managing Director of Larmans, Niroop Reddy Keesari said, "the holes in [...]

Nillumbik Shire Council Showcase Recycled Plastic Products at Community Environment Farm

Recycled plastic Lyrebird Benches line the gardens and decks at the Edendale Community Farm in Nillumbik Shire Council, Victoria. This community environment farm's mission is to provide an interactive community and education centre to support sustainable living practices for the whole community. With the installation of recycled plastic furniture around the facility, they have done just [...]

Balnarring Pre School & Sea Sheperd Community Clean Up Day

The Balnarring Pre School & Sea Sheperd Community Clean Up event was held on Saturday, 22nd of June 2019. Karen Anderson, the Educational Leader at Balnarring Pre School, organised a collective community clean up of waste from the Balnarring township and beaches which will then be sorted and decontaminated by Sea Sherperd and forwarded to [...]

Recycled Plastic Products Become The Solution for Whyalla City Council in SA

"Australian made recycled plastic products are of a high quality that give the best value for money in many instances. More often than not, they are the most desired option for our outdoor furniture, bollard and wheel stop needs," said Project Manager: Landscape at Whyalla City Council in South Australia, Sam Bourne. Whyalla City Council [...]

Custom Seating From Recycled Plastic Profiles Installed Alongside Lake Mulwala

Alongside Lake Mulwala and the main street of Yarrawonga are custom seats made from Replas recycled plastic profiles. Moira Shire Council have created a new, creative design to incorporate recycled plastic products through their municipality. Profiles from Replas comes in a range of colours, widths and lengths and are available in either rectangular or square. [...]

Sturdy and Stylish; Replas Picket Fence Installed Around Rockville Oval in Queensland

Recycled plastic Picket Fencing from Replas is the new installation at Rockville Oval, part of Toowoomba Regional Council in south east Queensland. The council required a strong, sturdy alternative to the existing PVC fence which had recently been vandalised. After the vandalism and showing signs of wear after only 5 years, Rockville Oval needed a [...]

Holy Cross Primary School Builds Trex® Deck With Recycled Plastic Kick Rail in QLD

North Queensland primary school, Holy Cross, has recently installed a Trex® Deck with recycled plastic kick rails from Replas. The installation was complete by Replas Pro WIP Construction using a composite fibre structure. Recycled plastic and Trex® material is the perfect fit for the northern Queensland environment as the material will not split, rot or [...]

Premier Benches Surround Kiewa Sandy Creek FNC at Tangambalanga Grounds in VIC

"Kiewa Sandy Creek Football and Netball Clubs have recently upgraded their facilities for spectators and players at the Tangambalanga grounds," said Julianne Edwards, Landscape Projects & Administration for Enviro Culture Services. Kiewa Sandy Creek Football and Netball Club is a family orientated club that takes pride in their upcoming junior players and the facilities they [...]

Enviro Culture Services Include Recycled Plastic Products At New Estate In NSW

"A brand new residential development in Thurgoona, NSW features Replas products for their low maintenance and good looks," said Julianne Edwards, Landscape Projects & Administration for Enviro Culture Services. Brooklyn Fields Estate is nestled amongst bush reserves and has a number or specially designed constructed wetlands weaving through the estate. "The Community Park area adjacent [...]

Recycled Plastic Kimberley Seats Surround Bannockburn Recreation Centre in Golden Plains Shire Council

Golden Plains Shire Council have implemented recycled plastic seating at Bannockburn Recreation Centre in Bannockburn, Victoria. The 3.6 metre Kimberley Seat from Replas gives visitors a durable, long lasting seat made from recycled plastic. The Kimberley Seat features an ergonomic design with a smooth curved back for extra comfort - available in a sturdy in-ground [...]

Parkdale Benches and 100mm Bollards Installed at Weeden Heights Primary School in VIC

Weeden Heights Primary School in Vermont Heights, Victoria is now home to Parkdale Benches and 100mm grey Bollards from Replas. The Replas bollards and furniture are the perfect fit for the primary school as recycled plastic products do not rot, split or crack - making it safe for students and staff. Parkdale Benches are a [...]

Victoria Street in Collingwood Showcases Custom Seating From Recycled Plastic Profiles

Yarra City Council have several installations of recycled plastic products throughout their municipality, including Victoria Street in Collingwood, VIC. Using 40 mm black rectangular profiles, Yarra City Council have created custom black benches and seats made from recycled plastic. Profiles from Replas can be made into a variety of products such as litter bins, seating, [...]

Diamond Valley Railway Continues Sustainable Journey With Kimberley Seating Installation

The Diamond Valley Railway in Eltham, VIC have been avid Replas product supporters, using recycled plastic profiles for their sleepers that hold the rails in place. When it came time to upgrade the seating around the railway, Sam Daly, President of Diamond Valley Railway, knew he wanted to continue using reliable and durable recycled plastic [...]

Westgrove Primary School Chooses Recycled Plastic Bollards For Foot Traffic Barriers

"When I first drew up the Landscape Plan, I realised that a few areas needed barriers to steer the foot traffic towards the centre of the walkway. I came across Replas, who supplied bollards, and was very impressed that they were made from recycled plastic and very affordable," explained Lynn Noye, Director at Mowtown Gardens. [...]

Barolin Nature Reserve Becomes Home To Recycled Plastic Premier Setting

Barolin Nature Reserve is a large area of natural bush, grassy plains and wetlands right next to the coastal town of Bargara within Bundaberg Regional Council in Queensland. Recently a recycled plastic Premier Setting from Replas has been installed under a shelter, offering a nice shady place to rest while exploring the reserve. The reserve [...]

Kimberley Select Seats Surround The Main Courts At Dendy Park Tennis Club

Dendy Park Tennis Club in Brighton East, VIC is now home to multiple recycled plastic Kimberley Select Seats from Replas. The 10 seats are scattered along the sides of the main courts for players to have a rest. The Kimberley Select Seats offers a modern twist on a comfortable old favourite. The combination of extra [...]

Settings And Seats Surround The Bull Paddock Sportsground In Snowy Valleys Council NSW

The Bull Paddock Sportsground received a grant from the NSW Stronger Country Communities Fund for essential upgrades to a few of their playing fields last February. Located in Snowy Valleys Council, The Bull Paddock is now home to recycled plastic furniture from Replas, Premier Settings and 1.8 m Kimberley Seats. The use of durable, long [...]

Australian Government Explains Microbeads And What They’re Doing About It

Australian Government:  Why is it important to stop microbeads polluting the environment? Microbeads are small, solid, manufactured plastic particles that are less than 5mm and don’t degrade or dissolve in water. They may be added to a range of products, including rinse-off cosmetics, personal care and cleaning products. Microbeads are used as ingredients in these [...]

Repeat Plastics Australia (RPA) Appoints New Chairman To The Board

Replas is pleased to announce Des Benjamin has been appointed as the Chairman of the RPA Board. With a background in enterprise leadership, Des will bring a wealth of experience to the role. Des has deep expertise in Board-level Governance with a focus on performance rather than conformance. He has 50+ years of business experience, [...]

Brolga Bollards Surround New Villa World Development In SEQ

'Augustus' is a new development by Villa World and is situated at Hervey Bay in the Fraser Coast Regional Council in South East Queensland. New Brolga Bollards from Replas have been used around the edge of the Bioretension basin. Named after the official bird emblem of Queensland, the Brolga Bollard is tall and slender with an [...]

Bushland Beach Becomes Termite Free With Installation Of Recycled Plastic Bollards

The harsh climate and weather conditions in Queensland make it difficult for many products to stand the test of time. Because the white ants and termites eat the wooden bollards, Andrina Miller from Townsville City Council explains the advantage of recycled plastic bollards from Replas at Bushland Beach. "It [bollards] doesn't rot or get white [...]

Cawdor Primary School taking a hands-on approach

Cawdor Primary is a small school, close to Camden NSW, situated at the foot of Razorback. They were fortunate to be awarded a Landcare grant to restore habitat and create a native/bush tucker garden behind two classrooms. The students, (particularly the Enviro-power team) have been actively involved in creating this sustainable space. “Our teaching programs [...]

St Thomas’ Riverview Kinder Installs New Buddy Bench in St Lucia, QLD

In St. Lucia, Queensland, St. Thomas' Riverview Kindergarten is a community kindergarten that recognises and values the unique contribution that each child brings to the centre and the cultural diversity each child and family bring also. Inline with these values, St Thomas' have installed a Replas Buddy Bench which was generously gifted by the Chao [...]

Replas Links Up With Founder Of ‘The Last Straw’ At QLD QRA Muster

Founder of 'The Last Straw' Nicole Nash, discussed the impacts of single use straws with the Replas team in Queensland in early August 2018. Currently the Last Straw on the Great Barrier Reef is a one-woman campaign, looking to obtain traction and volunteers to assist in spreading the word about why straws suck. Volunteers have the [...]

Taylors Creek Closes The Loop With Seating and Plank Signs in Brimbank City Council

"This pathway takes you along the beautiful Taylors Creek and through 'The Lakes' Reserve, here you can stop to enjoy the bird life, view community art work or maybe have a workout on the fitness stations." Located along the creek are Replas recycled plastic products including a plank sign and furniture. 'Proudly adopted by the [...]

Recreational Park in Sunshine Coast Installs Replas Brolga Bollards

Long time supporter of a Circular Economy, Sunshine Coast Regional Council understands the importance of purchasing recycled plastic products from Replas becoming the true recycler. A recent installation was at Canavan Gracie Recreational Park in the Pelican Waters. Approximately 140 Brolga bollards (some with reflector mods) were installed - a whopping 1,680 kg of plastic [...]

Aboriginal Park Uses Recycled Plastic for Boomerang Playground in PTLALC

"Purfleet/Taree Local Aboriginal Land Council (PTLALC) acknowledges the traditional custodians of our boundaries. The Biripi, we pay our respects to elders past and present." PTLALC has installed a playground area in Purfleet NSW shaped like a boomerang out of Replas recycled plastic garden panels. Using recycled plastic garden panels is a great asset to the [...]

Post and Rail Fencing at Beautiful Crescent Head Coastline

A product that will not split, rot, or crack from the sea water environment - Post and Rail fencing has been installed along the coastline at Crescent Head in NSW. Along both Korogora Street and Noongah Terrace, recycled plastic Post and Rail fencing has been used in-between the nature strip. The drop-in distance between the split [...]

15 Year Old Benches: Little Maintenance Looking Like New!

Marrickville Council, now known as Inner West Council - installed many surface mount bench seats over 15 years ago! The 3.6m long benches have been secured to a concrete bench at a very popular cricket oval, Petersham Oval. Visitors to the cricket events have a great viewing spot and can relax when sitting on recycled [...]

Using Recycled Plastic Profiles For Bench Area At Bus Depot

Using recycled plastic profiles from Replas to make custom bench seating at Carina Bus Depot is exactly what Callan from CL Kitchens and Cabinetry did! A few other installations across Australia have used profiles as seating in wet areas like Aquatic Centres. In this case, it was Carina Bus Depot in Queensland used for clothes, [...]

Riverside Park Upgrades To Accommodate The Growing Visitors

Kempsey is on the Mid North Coast of NSW, the region is blessed with gorgeous, uncrowded beaches and spectacular wilderness such as Hat Head National Park. A legend of Australian country music, Slim Dusty, is honoured in Kempsey, less than five hours’ drive north of Sydney. Riverside Park is situated on the banks of the [...]

Dubbo City Council Getting Ready For ‘Park Run’ With Replas Bollards

Situated in the central west of New South Wales, Dubbo City Council is getting ready for Park Run activities across the community. Park Run is a growing activity in many councils throughout the nation. Councils like Dubbo have recognised that markers are required to inform participants of the start and finish lines. For markers Dubbo [...]

Gardenvale Primary School Takes A Tour Through The REC

Gardenvale Primary School has ventured down to Carrum Downs from Brighton East to tour the Replas Environmental Centre (REC). The large group of Grade 6 students went through one of the largest plastic recycling centres in the southern hemisphere, an innovative and interactive learning experience! While going down the tunnel into the 'Bag Cave' Gardenvale [...]

Dog Agility Installation at Shire of Yilgarn in Western Australia

“We like that it is a sustainable product made from recycled plastic. The material will not splinter which guarantees safe usage for dogs and their owners, making less liability issues for the Shire,” explains Jenny Gemund, Manager Community Services for Shire of Yilgarn. The new Dog Agility installation has received positive feedback from the community [...]

Crawford Square Includes Recycled Plastic Bollards From Replas in NSW

Recycled plastic bollards have been installed around the whole perimeter of Crawford Square in Casino, New South Wales. These bollards now enable the park to be completely secured, eliminating the risk of vehicles entering – either damaging or vandalizing the skate park/BMX track. The minimal maintenance and durability goes hand in hand with the contemporary [...]

Evans Heads Beach in NSW Filled With Recycled Plastic Products

The main beach in Evans Head, Casino NSW has recycled plastic products everywhere! “We have so much recycled plastic furniture in Evans Head because it can withstand the coastal climate,” said Shannon Wheeler, Junior Engineering Assistant for Richmond Valley Council. “The products don’t age or wither, we have seats, table settings, bike stands, Enduroplank™ viewing [...]

East Point Reserve in Northern Territory Install Replas Bollards

The battle between termites and timber is over at East Point Reserve in Darwin, NT with the new installation of recycled plastic bollards from Replas. The installers, T/V Vrahos Contractors, explains, “the installation of 900 bollards at East Point Reserve was particularly quite easy to install. They are light in weight and the four holes [...]

Cape Tribulation Enduroplank™ Installation in North Queensland

Renowned for it's scenic landscape, remote beaches and the world heritage rain forest of Daintree National Park, Cape Tribulation is home to a recycled plastic Enduroplank™ foot path. Using recycled plastic in such a remote area is a great example of the durable, long lasting products from Replas - in the harsh rain forest environment. With a [...]

Replas Meets with Ministers To Discuss China Ban Solutions

Hon Lily D’Ambrosio is the state Minister for Environment, Energy & Climate Change and she attended our facilities at the REC with the Carrum Downs MP – Sonya Kilkenny and Dominik Nicholls, Senior Manager of Resource Recovery at Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning. The group attended the meeting in the hope to gain [...]

ACT Horse Riding Community Install Recycled Plastic Bollards

The department of parks and conservation have installed Replas 145 mm bollards in a large reserve for the horse riding community. These bollards were installed with signage that guides both horse riders and bike trail riders. The markers indicate crossing ahead, trail courtesy, and more. Recycled plastic products were used in this remote location because [...]

Blue Round Bollards Installed in Baw Baw Shire Council

Installed at the Trafalgar Truck Parking in Baw Baw Shire Council lies recycled plastic blue bollards from Replas. These round bollards provide a barrier between the main road and the garden next to the parking area and barricading certain areas next to the walking track. Recycled plastic bollards are a great fit for any outside [...]

Brown Bollards Have Replaced Timber at Westaway Park in QLD

The rotting, splitting, and cracking of the timber bollards installed at Westaway Park in Moggill, Queensland, became a real burden to Brisbane City Council. To replace these timber bollards, Brisbane City Council needed a product that would be durable in the climate, low maintenance for the council, and termite resistant. Replas recycled plastic brown bollards [...]

Golf Club Signs and Furniture Still Standing in Barwon Heads

Installations of signage and furniture are still standing and providing 13th Beach Golf Club golfers with quality benches and informative signs in Barwon Heads, Victoria. Using recycled plastic products from Replas ensures that these signs and furniture will stand the test of time. Durable products with low maintenance allows the staff at 13th Beach to [...]

Mid Coast Council Refurbished Boardwalk With Recycled Plastic Decking

Great Lakes Council, now known as the Mid Coast Council, has recently refurbished their 200m boardwalk in Forster, part of the Forster Tuncurry City. Using recycled plastic decking with Replas ensures a long lasting, durable product that will with stand the wet and harsh conditions in this environment. The boardwalk travels through a leafy marsh [...]